Attorney Ellis R. Forest, III joins LawyerLisa, LLC

November 22, 2021

LawyerLisa, LLC announced that attorney Ellis Forest has joined the firm in their upstate real estate division in Greenville, SC.

Originally from Mount Airy, NC, Ellis has been a practicing closing attorney in Greenville since 2017. Prior to joining LawyerLisa, Ellis had 16 years of experience in the real estate field. He was a real estate broker in NC and SC from 2002 to 2012 and then served as a commercial transaction counsel for a national title company where he closed transactions, was responsible for underwriting pre-closing, new construction, and development projects.

Ellis is an active member of the Greenville community where he currently serves as a Commissioner on the Greenville County Planning Commission and is also a member of the Greater Greenville Association of Realtors.

“Ellis brings a depth of real estate knowledge to the team. We are excited to have him join our Greenville office,” said Firm Managing Attorney, Lisa Hostetler Brown.

Ellis is married to Meghan Forest, a second-grade teacher at Camperdown Academy, and they have two children, Audrey and Brynn. When not spending time with his family or working, Ellis can be found on the local tennis courts.


About LawyerLisa, LLC

With locations in Northeast Columbia, Lexington, Irmo, and Greenville, South Carolina, LawyerLisa, LLC focuses on real estate closings, estate planning, elder law, wills, trusts, health care directives, powers of attorney, asset titling, special needs trusts, contract review, probate administration, contested probate litigation, long term care planning and more. LawyerLisa was chosen “2021 Best Law Firm” in the inaugural year of the SC Best in Business Awards. Standards for inclusion available at (No payment of any kind was made for this award.) The firm serves clients throughout the state of South Carolina with comprehensive planning and a personalized approach. For more information, please visit Managing Attorney: Lisa Hostetler Greenville: 100 Williams Street, Greenville SC 29601.